SB 518 Creates the Assistive Technology Trust Fund for assistive technology
Sponsor: Kennedy Co-Sponsor(s)
LR Number: 1950S.01P Fiscal Note: 1950-01
Committee: Aging, Families, Mental & Public Health
Last Action: 7/14/2005 - Signed by Governor Journal Page:
Title: Calendar Position:
Effective Date: August 28, 2005
House Handler: Cooper

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Current Bill Summary

SB 518 - This act creates the Assistive Technology Trust Fund, which will consist of gifts, donations, grants, and bequests from individuals or groups given for the purpose of assistive technology. The moneys in the fund are to be used to establish and maintain assistive technology programs and services provided by the Advisory Assistive Technology Council. The council is required to employ staff as necessary, enter into grants and contracts with public and private entities, and administer the fund.